The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 182 187 186
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.079% 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +15.38%
WatchGuard
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1644 1776 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.55% 44.51% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1442 1580
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £32,500 -
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) Windows
4 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco
5 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) DNS
8 8 (38.10%) ADSL
8 8 (38.10%) LAN
8 8 (38.10%) Citrix
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) MPLS
9 7 (33.33%) WAN
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) vSphere
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 7 (33.33%) WMI
10 6 (28.57%) Validation
10 6 (28.57%) Replication
10 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
10 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) ADSL
2 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (33.33%) MPLS
3 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 5 (23.81%) VLAN
4 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Network Support
3 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Development Executive
3 1 (4.76%) NOC Manager
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 6 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (28.57%) Validation
1 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (23.81%) Line Management
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Development
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) C
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) WMI
2 5 (23.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) Avaya
5 6 (28.57%) EMC
5 6 (28.57%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
6 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
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